Posts Tagged ‘Aesop Rock’

My First Time: Aesop Rock Remembers 1996

In the 20 years he's been rapping, Aesop Rock has established himself as one of hip-hop's pioneering poets. But it had to start somewhere. Back in 1996, Aesop was just a fine arts student with a... Read more »

Best Songs of the Week

With so much good music steadily coming through, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've picked some of our favorite tracks from the week. Here are the songs... Read more »

Aesop Rock Releases the “Cat Food” EP

Aesop Rock makes a furious return today with two new songs, “Cat Food” and “Bug Zapper.” Together they are the “Cat Food” EP, originally released in December as a 7-inch vinyl. Aesop’s voice is front and... Read more »

Stream the New Hail Mary Mallon (Aesop Rock and Rob Sonic) Album “Bestiary”

The new Hail Mary Mallon album Bestiary, a project crafted by Aesop Rock and Rob Sonic, isn’t set to be released on iTunes until November 10, but you can listen to it now. Bestiary was released by... Read more »

Video: Busdriver ft. Aesop Rock & Danny Brown – “Ego Death”

After garnering a lot of attention with last month’s “Ego Death” featuring Aesop Rock and Danny Brown, LA rapper Busdriver has followed the single up with an enthralling set of visuals. The futuristic video directed by... Read more »

Busdriver ft. Aesop Rock and Danny Brown – “Ego Death”

Underground cornerstone Busdriver has a new record called Perfect Hair out September 9 via UK-based label Big Dada. The first track to come from the upcoming record is called “Ego Death,” and features Aesop Rock and Danny Brown.... Read more »

Listen to Aesop Rock’s Beat Tape “The Blob”

Aesop Rock took to Twitter yesterday to release a beat tape completely for free. The surprise beat collection The Blob is described as containing “Beats, loops, bleeps, bloops, and crap that didn’t make it.” Accompanied by very... Read more »

Songs That Make You Feel Like You’re on Acid

Steve Jobs famously said that taking LSD was one of the most important experiences of his life. But for every person who tells you that taking acid will open up new pathways in your brain and... Read more »

Video: A$AP Rocky Meets Aesop Rock

A$AP Rocky and Aesop Rock may both be from New York, but they come from different ends of the hip-hop spectrum. They do, however, have one very glaring similarity—yeah, their names. Aesop Rock has been around... Read more »

Awesome Photos From Definitive Jux’s Heyday

After departing Rawkus Records in 1999, rap icon El-P and business partner Amaechi Uzoigwe took a shot in the dark at creating their own hip-hop label—calling it Definitive Jux (Def Jux, for short). Assembling some of rap’s most prolific... Read more »